Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


American steam merchant

Photo courtesy of US Naval Historical Center, taken on 23 Oct, 1942

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the American steam merchant Malantic.

Aboard Malantic when hit on 9 Mar 1943

You can click on any of the names for possible additional information

NameAgeRankServed on
Bissett, Kenneth Porter, USN19Seaman First ClassMalantic
Bowden, Robert Boyd, Merchant Marine28Able SeamanMalantic +
Branch, Lloyd Franklin, Merchant Marine35Fireman/WatertenderMalantic +
Broslet, Francis Arden, Merchant Marine18Radio OperatorMalantic +
Carroll, Paul Edmund, Merchant Marine27Deck MaintainerMalantic +
Christy, George Edward, Merchant Marine48Chief CookMalantic +
DeLoria, Henry Francis, Merchant Marine29Fireman/WatertenderMalantic +
Durante, Falco Joseph, USN17Seaman First ClassMalantic +
Griffin, Frederick Leo, Merchant Marine37Able SeamanMalantic +
Hartman, Evan Ward, Merchant Marine30First Assistant EngineerMalantic +
Janczyk, Roman, Merchant Marine30WiperMalantic +
Johnson, Clarence Edward, Merchant Marine36Chief EngineerMalantic +
La Porta, John, Merchant Marine30OilerMalantic +
Lang, Peter Hansen, Merchant Marine54MasterComol Rico, Malantic
Lee, Charles Ansel, USNR26Seaman First ClassMalantic
Lyons, Philip Francis, Merchant Marine32MessmanMalantic +
Monteiro, John, Merchant Marine49Chief StewardMalantic +
Nicolaou, Elefterios, Merchant Marine36Second Assistant EngineerMalantic +
Robinson, Claude Jerome, USNR21Seaman First ClassMalantic +
Rowe, Russell Joseph, Merchant Marine36Able SeamanMalantic +
Ryan, James Vincent, Merchant Marine22MessmanMalantic +
Salvati, Louis, USNR22Seaman First ClassMalantic
Santos, Afra John, Merchant Marine23MessmanMalantic +
Saveriano, Frank Alfred, USNRSeaman First ClassMalantic +
Smick, Michael John, USN20Seaman First ClassMalantic +
Squires, James Gilbert, Merchant Marine30Second CookMalantic +
Tremblay, Oscar Omer, Merchant Marine28OilerMalantic +
Watson, Cletes J., USNR22Gunner’s Mate Third ClassMalantic +

28 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

People missing from this listing? Or perhaps additional information?
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